A businessman pleaded guilty to three of the seven counts he was facing after an investigation that eventually led to unrelated charges against the police chief.
A new witness was called before a federal grand jury delving into Mayor Luke Ravenstahl’s administration.
A local car salesman is facing charges after allegedly stealing pickup trucks from a dealership and selling them to suspected drug dealers.
Five of the eight men charged earlier this year in an investigation of corruption at the Pennsylvania Turnpike are due in court for a preliminary hearing expected to last five days.
Lawyers for Mayor Luke Ravenstahl’s former bodyguard spent the day preparing for his testimony Tuesday, before a grand jury.
The last time the public saw Pittsburgh Mayor Luke Ravenstahl was on May 9 at a police promotions ceremony. He refused to talk to reporters then, but he had no choice today.
Fred Crawford, a former bodyguard for Pittsburgh Mayor Luke Ravenstahl, spent several hours in FBI interviews on Wednesday.
An Ellwood City woman stole more than $100,000 from the tiny, church-affiliated credit union she used to manage, a federal grand jury charged Wednesday.
It’s hard to drive on the Pennsylvania Turnpike without running into construction somewhere — much of it needed. But in an 85-page presentment a grand jury has found that some turnpike commissioners, officials, and political leaders awarded contracts based on gifts, favors, and political contributions.
FBI agents removed boxes of documents from the Pittsburgh police headquarters Tuesday afternoon.
Pittsburgh Police Chief Nate Harper is coming under more scrutiny after an outside business interest is questioned.
Could the charges against three former Penn State administrators be thrown out on a technicality? Defense lawyers say a former university lawyer is guilty of a conflict of interest, and they believe that’s enough for a dismissal.
A local grand jury will investigate the shooting at Western Psych earlier this year where two people died.
In the wake of the arrest of his former defensive coordinator on charges of sexual abuse this weekend, Penn State head coach Joe Paterno released a statement late Sunday afternoon.
An investigating grand jury summoned by then-Attorney General Tom Corbett has found no criminal activity in the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board’s award of casino licenses, but it did find plenty to complain about.